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Past Exhibitions

  • Yuko K. - Colors and Icons

    Mulberry Street Library
    January 8, 2014 to February 28, 2014

    On view through February 28th, 2014 at the Mulberry Street Library we are featuring the work of artist Yuko K. The show, Colors and Icons, uses bold symbols such as peace signs, crosses, and other iconography in unexpected colors, 

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  • Carolyn K. Smith, painter

    115th Street Library
    February 1, 2014 to February 28, 2014

    Birds -- in graphite and watercolor.  

    "I have always been fascinated by all living things, large or small, beautiful or "ugly".  I love creating artwork inspired by nature because I learn so much in the process; drawing teaches me to see and understand what I might otherwise 

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  • Pioneering Poet of Light: Photographer Florence Vandamm & the Vandamm Studio

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    September 18, 2013 to February 28, 2014

    Perhaps the most widely published and least understood visual record of 20th century performing arts, the output of the Vandamm Studio has largely been utilized only as illustrative backdrop for the retelling of Broadway history.  The prints, contact sheets, and negatives of theater, music and 

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  • The Life & Poetry of Julia de Burgos

    Bronx Library Center
    February 1, 2014 to February 28, 2014

    This exhibit features documents, news clippings, photos and poems by Julia de Burgos (1914-1953), acclaimed Puerto Rican Poet. Curated by Carmen D. Lucca, President of The Association for Puerto Rican Hispanic Culture, Inc., this exhibit is part of the Centennial Celebration of Julia De 

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  • BOBBI BECK: A Winter Exhibition of Autobiographical Drawings

    96th Street Library
    January 31, 2014 to February 26, 2014

  • NER BECK: West Side Window Reflections

    Bloomingdale Library
    January 4, 2014 to February 26, 2014

    On view from January 4th through February 26th, 2014 at the Bloomingdale Library is NER BECK: West Side Window Reflections. This exhibition consists of photographs of glass reflections, captured on the Upper West Side. All of his images were shot as they actually appeared on neighborhood Read More ›
  • Metereopatic: Paintings by Tommaso Nelli

    Inwood Library
    November 27, 2013 to February 25, 2014

    This series of paintings came into being in the wake of the very extreme ups and owns in weather during the course of 2013, and explores the way in which weather affects teh soul, or even resembles it.  

    Does the sould refelct the weather, or does it just inhabit the landscape affected 

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  • 28 Great Artists at Work: Portraits of the American Praemium Imperiale Laureates

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    January 14, 2014 to February 22, 2014

  • Black Powered: Amiri Baraka In Memoriam (Pop-up Exhibit)

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    February 4, 2014 to February 10, 2014


    Amiri Baraka’s writing career spans over nearly 50 years and has mostly focused on the subjects of black liberation and white racism. Today, a number of well-known poems, short stories, plays, and commentaries on society, music, and literature are associated with his name. A 

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  • Harlem Roots

    115th Street Library
    January 4, 2014 to January 31, 2014

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